(17) DePaul 97

(10-1, 1-0 Big East)

Loyola (IL) 70

(1-9, 0-4 home)

    6:00 PM ET, December 20, 2006

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    #17DEP 46 5197
    L-IL 26 4470

    DePaul routs Loyola of Chicago in San Juan Shootout

    GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Caprice Smith scored 19 points and Allie Quigley added 13 with seven assists to lead No. 17 DePaul past Loyola of Chicago 97-70 Wednesday in the San Juan Shootout.

    Smith added seven rebounds for DePaul, which dominated from the start for its 10th straight victory.

    The Blue Demons (10-1) took a 9-2 lead with 17:50 to play in the first half on a jumpshot by Allie Quigley. They led 45-22 with 2:00 to play in the period after scoring 16 unanswered points, capped by a layup by China Threatt.

    Missy Mitidiero added 15 for DePaul, which shot 48 percent from the field compared to 38 percent for Loyola (1-9).

    DePaul had 12 turnovers, compared to 27 for Loyola.

    Loyola's Marquise Hanser scored 20 points, including consecutive 3-pointers to pull the Ramblers to 79-51 with 7:20 to play. Maggie McCloskey and Jenna Real added 15 apiece.

    Chester Felicia grabbed 11 rebounds for DePaul.

    DePaul closes out the tournament Thursday against TCU.

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